Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

MasTec Announces Investment in EC Source Services, LLC, Expanding Its Construction Capabilities in Extra High Voltage Transmission Systems

November 22, 2010

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Nov. 16, 2010 -- MasTec, Inc. (NYSE: MTZ) today announced the expansion of its engineering, procurement and construction capabilities in Extra High Voltage (EHV) electrical transmission systems through the purchase of a minority interest in EC Source Services, LLC, the EHV specialty transmission... Read More

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Keithley Instruments' Shareholders Approve Merger Agreement

November 22, 2010

CLEVELAND, Nov. 19, 2010 -- Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI), a world leader in advanced electrical test instruments and systems, announced that, at its special meeting of shareholders held today, the Company's shareholders approved and adopted the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 29, 2010... Read More

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Harbour Group Acquires Hardware Resources

November 22, 2010

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 17, 2010 - Harbour Group has acquired Hardware Resources Inc., a designer, manufacturer and distributor of products for the cabinet industry, Jeff Fox, Harbour Group's chief executive officer, announced. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Hardware Resources' products include functional... Read More

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L.B. Foster Company Announces Extension of Tender Offer for Portec Rail Products, Inc.

November 19, 2010

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2010 - L.B. Foster Company ("L.B. Foster", Nasdaq: FSTR) today announced that it is extending its previously announced cash tender offer, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Foster Thomas Company, for all outstanding shares of common stock of Portec Rail Products, Inc., until 5:00 p.m., New York... Read More

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Broadcom Completes Acquisition of Percello Ltd.

November 19, 2010

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2010 - Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Percello Ltd., a privately-held company that develops system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions for femtocells. In connection... Read More

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North American Filtration, Inc. - Chemtrac Systems, Inc

November 19, 2010

We are pleased to announce that effective November 10, 2010, Chemtrac Inc., a division of North American Filtration, has purchased certain operating assets of Chemtrac Systems, Inc., of Norcross, GA. Since 1985 Chemtrac Systems, Inc. has supplied superior monitoring and control instrumentation to the municipal... Read More

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ITT Completes Acquisition of O.I. Corporation to Enhance Its Global Analytical Instrumentation Business

November 19, 2010

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., November 16, 2010 - ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT) announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of O.I. Corporation, "OI," for approximately $29 million. OI is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation for laboratory and environmental testing in the... Read More

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Caterpillar to Acquire Bucyrus Creating Mining Equipment Company with Unmatched Product Range, Unrivaled Customer Support; Highly Complementary Combination Expected to Drive Strong Synergies

November 18, 2010

PEORIA, Ill. and SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wis., Nov. 15, 2010 - Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and Bucyrus International, Inc. (Nasdaq: BUCY) announced today they have entered into an agreement under which Caterpillar will acquire Bucyrus International in a transaction valued at approximately $8.6 billion (including net... Read More

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Apache Announces Results of Merger Consideration Elections by Mariner Energy Stockholders

November 18, 2010

HOUSTON, Nov. 15, 2010 - Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced the final results of the merger consideration elections made by stockholders of Mariner Energy, Inc. concerning the form of consideration they wish to receive in connection with the acquisition of Mariner by Apache. Apache completed the... Read More

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EMC to Acquire Isilon

November 18, 2010

o Isilon is a leader in the fast-growing Scale-out Network Attached Storage segment o Combined revenue from Isilon and EMC Atmos is expected to reach $1 billion run-rate during second half of 2012 o Acquisition expected to be accretive to EMC's non-GAAP EPS in 2011 HOPKINTON, Mass. and SEATTLE, Nov. 15, 2010 -- EMC... Read More

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Goff's Enterprises, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Tiger Wall

November 18, 2010

November 12th, 2010. Pewaukee, WI. Goff's Enterprises has announced the acquisition of Tiger Wall; a division of Thatcher Oaks of Elmhurst, IL. Tiger Wall manufactures curtain wall systems for auto body facilities. The acquisition will expand Goff's presence in the automotive repair market as well as enhance... Read More

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Advantech Acquires ACA Digital Taiwan

November 17, 2010

(Cincinnati, Ohio - 11/12/10) - Advantech, a global embedded computing leader providing embedded platform solutions across multiple vertical markets, announced it will spend NTD$ 93 million in cash to acquire 100% shares of ACA Digital Corporation. ACA Digital Corporation is a Taiwan-based company founded in 2005... Read More

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Webex Acquires REM Manufacturing

November 17, 2010

Webex, Inc. to make and sell REM slitter/rewinders (Neenah, Wis.) - Webex, Inc. a leading provider of precision process rolls for the converting industry located in Neenah, Wisconsin, finalized acquisition of REM Manufacturing, an established producer of slitter/rewinders located in Hackettstown, New Jersey... Read More

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New Energy Acquires Kim Fai Solar Energy Technology Co. Ltd. for $24.0 Million in Stock and Seller Note

November 17, 2010

Acquisition expands New Energy's Anytone® and New Power product segments Expected to be accretive to earnings Acquisition price is 4.8x projected 2011 net income Forecasted to generate $24.0 million of revenue and $5.0 million of net income in 2011 SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 12, 2010 -- New Energy Systems Group (NYSE... Read More

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Saint-Gobain and SAGE Electrochromics Join Forces to Build the World's First Large-Scale Manufacture of Electrochromic Glass Plant

November 16, 2010

PARIS, November 10, 2010 - Saint-Gobain Glass has acquired 50 percent of the equity of the U.S. company SAGE Electrochromics for the large-scale manufacture of electrochromic glass. Activated by a low-voltage current, electrochromic glass adapts its light and heat transmission - and so its tint - to the level of... Read More

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Cooper Industries Announces Acquisitions of Mount Engineering plc and Apex Lighting Controls

November 15, 2010

Acquisitions expand extensive harsh and hazardous product portfolio and energy-efficient lighting technology offering DUBLIN, Nov 10, 2010 - Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) today announced the acquisitions of Mount Engineering plc, a United Kingdom based manufacturer of specialty threaded adaptors and reducers... Read More

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MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Rutland Tool & Supply Co.

November 15, 2010

o Expands presence in West Coast with Addition of Local Market Leader MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2010 -- MSC INDUSTRIAL DIRECT CO., INC. (NYSE: MSM), "MSC" or the "Company," one of the largest direct marketers and premier distributors of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations ("MRO") supplies to... Read More

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Crawford & Company Italia s.r.l. and Studio Bolton & Associati s.r.l. Announce Potential Acquisition Discussions

November 15, 2010

ATLANTA and LONDON, Nov. 11, 2010 -- Mark Harman, CEO, Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRDA, CRDB), Continental Europe, Middle East & Africa, and Paul Ogni, Country Manager of Crawford & Company Italia, together with William Bolton, Chairman of Studio Bolton & Associati, today jointly announced that the two businesses are... Read More

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MSA Professional Services Acquires HDC/ASD Divisions of the Devonshire Group

November 15, 2010

Merger to offer more diversified engineering, architecture, and planning services in Central Illinois CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Nov. 9, 2010 -- MSA Professional Services has finalized the merger of ASD Architects and HDC Engineering, divisions of the Champaign based Devonshire Group. The merger will create a stronger, more... Read More

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PLC Systems Signs TMR Asset Sale Agreement with Novadaq

November 15, 2010

FRANKLIN, Mass., Nov. 8, 2010 -- PLC Systems Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PLCSF), a company focused on innovative medical device-based technologies, today announced that it had signed a definitive agreement to sell all of its Transmyocardial Revascularization (TMR) assets toNovadaq Technologies Inc. (TSX: NDQ), a... Read More